The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 422 403 445
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +42
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 28 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 0.59% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 2
Average salary £41,250 £60,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4670 4409 4720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.64% 20.29% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3726 3758 4063
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 15 £40,000 -
Surrey -4 5 - -
Middlesex - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 22 (50.00%) UNIX
3 21 (47.73%) KVM
4 20 (45.45%) Python
4 20 (45.45%) MySQL
4 20 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (40.91%) RDBMS
5 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
6 17 (38.64%) Configuration Management
7 16 (36.36%) VMware
7 16 (36.36%) VoIP
7 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
8 15 (34.09%) Ruby
8 15 (34.09%) Ubuntu
8 15 (34.09%) Java
8 15 (34.09%) Mac OS X
9 14 (31.82%) Open Source
9 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
10 13 (29.55%) Node.js
10 13 (29.55%) Workflow
10 13 (29.55%) Perl
10 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (29.55%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (27.27%) vCloud
12 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle
13 9 (20.45%) OO

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (29.55%) Node.js
2 8 (18.18%) SAS
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Solr
3 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (9.09%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) VoIP
2 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 8 (18.18%) NAS
3 7 (15.91%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 2 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.27%) IGMP
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) RTCP
5 1 (2.27%) RTP
5 1 (2.27%) Q.931
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) PBX
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) MySQL
1 20 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (40.91%) RDBMS
2 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 8 (18.18%) Redis
5 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.82%) Big Data
7 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.27%) HBase
7 1 (2.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (34.09%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (34.09%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (34.09%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Head of Architecture
5 4 (9.09%) Product Owner
5 4 (9.09%) Product Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Software Design Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) REST
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
6 1 (2.27%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (2.27%) GTK+
6 1 (2.27%) Qt
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) POSIX
6 1 (2.27%) .NET
6 1 (2.27%) XML
6 1 (2.27%) CSS
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.27%) WebRTC
6 1 (2.27%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Open Source
2 8 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 22 (50.00%) UNIX
3 15 (34.09%) Windows 7
3 15 (34.09%) Ubuntu
3 15 (34.09%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.55%) OpenBSD
4 2 (4.55%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) uClinux
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) Workflow
2 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (29.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) OO
3 9 (20.45%) CRM
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 8 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 7 (15.91%) OOP
5 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.36%) Electronic Design Automation
6 5 (11.36%) Dependency Management
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Python
2 15 (34.09%) Ruby
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 13 (29.55%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) PHP5
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (47.73%) KVM
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) vCloud
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) XenApp
4 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 4 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) Samba
5 2 (4.55%) Xen
5 2 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.55%) logstash
3 2 (4.55%) Salt
3 2 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.55%) collectd
3 2 (4.55%) StatsD
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) VMware
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Cognos
3 8 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) Rackspace
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Google
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.27%) Twitter
Slough, Berkshire
Morgan Cassidy UK Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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